Associate Director of Idaho Cooperative Extension
Paul McCawley was appointed Associate
Director of Extension on October 18, 1999. His primary
responsibilities are in the area of accountability. In March
2002 his focus switched to include Natural Resources and
Community Economic Development. McCawley
is a rangeland scientist by training. He has spent the last
decade working in the U.S. Department of Agriculture's
headquarters for the Cooperative Extension System.
earned his doctorate in rangeland ecology from the University
of Arizona at Tucson in 1983, a master's degree in range
science at Texas Tech University in 1978, and a bachelor's in
range management at Humboldt State in 1975.